Protective Services Officer-Day Work

Gauteng, Full Time Deadline: Not specified

Job Advert Summary

Reporting to the Protective Services Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for the protection of Rand Water staff, assets and property in line with the National Key Point Act, the MPSS and other legislation as well as site specific procedures and training guidelines.

Minimum Requirements

Grade 12 or equivalent
PSIRA and NKP registration
Two years’ security experience within a National Key point installation.
Competency certificate in handling pistol, rifle or hand machine carbine and shot gun as well as successful completion of the following unit standards: 123515, 123514 and 123511

Primary Duties

Access and egress control, including patrolling and guarding of the perimeter area as well as building patrol.
Searching of vehicles, people and packages.
Traffic control and biometric system monitoring, pedestrians and vehicles including contractors, suppliers and visitors.
Crime investigation and prevention, information gathering.
Emergency preparedness in terms of first aid, firefighting, evacuation of personnel and vehicles, industrial accidents, threats and disasters.


NKP and PSIRA regulation knowledge
Patrolling and guarding
Access and egress control
Current relevant legislation and company policy
ISO9001, ISO14001 and Occupational Health and Safety


Decision making
Good communication (both written and verbal)
Conflict handling
Good interpersonal skills
Analytical ability
Customer service
Safety conscious
Performance driven